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Location Russia (Asian), Kamchatka
Central coordinates 163o 15.00' East  56o 44.00' North
IBA criteria A1, A4i, A4iii
Area 25 ha
Altitude 0 - 111m
Year of IBA assessment 2004





Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Steller's Sea-eagle Haliaeetus pelagicus resident  2004  present  A1  Vulnerable 
Black-legged Kittiwake Rissa tridactyla unknown  2004  present  A4i  Least Concern 
A4iii Species group - seabirds breeding  2004  10,000 breeding pairs  unknown  A4iii   

Protected areas

Protected area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)  
Mys Stolbovoi Nature Monument 80 protected area contains site 25  

Habitats

IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Coastline Sea cliffs and rocky shores  -
Grassland Secondary grassland  -

Acknowledgements The identification of IBAs and information collected between 1980 and 2009 provided by the IBA network of the Russian Bird Conservation Union (RBCU).

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Stolbovoy island. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 23/08/2014

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